#b6a216 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b6a216 is composed of 71.4% red, 63.5% green and 8.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 11% magenta, 87.9% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 52.5 degrees, a saturation of 78.4% and a lightness of 40%. #b6a216 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff2c with #6d4500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 71
    • G 64
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 88
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b6a216 color description : Strong yellow.

#b6a216 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b6a216 has RGB values of R:182, G:162, B:22 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:0.88, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11969046.

Hex triplet b6a216 #b6a216
RGB Decimal 182, 162, 22 rgb(182,162,22)
RGB Percent 71.4, 63.5, 8.6 rgb(71.4%,63.5%,8.6%)
CMYK 0, 11, 88, 29
HSL 52.5°, 78.4, 40 hsl(52.5,78.4%,40%)
HSV (or HSB) 52.5°, 87.9, 71.4
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 66.401, -6.054, 66.076
XYZ 32.357, 35.845, 5.973
xyY 0.436, 0.483, 35.845
CIE-LCH 66.401, 66.353, 95.235
CIE-LUV 66.401, 19.245, 69.364
Hunter-Lab 59.87, -8.303, 35.994
Binary 10110110, 10100010, 00010110

Color Schemes with #b6a216

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Alternatives to #b6a216

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#b6a216 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b6a216

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b6a216;}
.background {background-color:#b6a216;}
.border {border:1px solid #b6a216;}

Shades and Tints of #b6a216

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #070601 is the darkest color, while #fefdf5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b6a216

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686764 is the less saturated color, while #c6ae06 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b6a216 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9e9a7e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #baa622 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cf9e28 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c39ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8a41d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c69f21 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be9e72 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population